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Diocese of Juneau

Dioecesis Junellensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Edward James Burns, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 23 June 1951
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Anchorage
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • State: Alaska
  • Country: United States of America
  • Square Kilometers: 97,258 (37,566 Square Miles)
  • Description: Comprises the entire southeastern part of the State of Alaska known legally as The First Judicial District.
  • Conference Region: XII (AK, ID, MT, OR, WA)
  • Catholic Directory Abbreviation: JUN
  • Official Web Site: http://www.dioceseofjuneau.org/
  • Mailing Address: 415 Sixth Street, Suite 300, Juneau, AK 99801
  • Telephone: (907)586-2227
  • Fax: 463-3237

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
23 June 1951ErectedVicariate Apostolic of Alaska Diocese of Juneau (erected)
22 January 1966Territory LostDiocese of Juneau Archdiocese of Anchorage (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
19663,00040,0007.5%448375205ap1967
19683,20045,0007.1%6393553106ap1971
19764,80043,00011.2%84124004269ap1977
19805,27254,4009.7%911052771149ap1981
19906,78566,98010.1%8311616931111ap1991
19996,04374,2858.1%144183355610ap2000
20006,04973,3028.3%741154954710ap2001
20015,45373,3027.4%62868152710ap2002
20026,25073,3028.5%731062553611ap2003
20036,31872,1088.8%1021252642411ap2004
20045,36672,1087.4%921148732411ap2005
20067,35071,97010.2%72981632411ap2007
201110,22076,50013.4%6281,277239ap2012

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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